Galveston Co Detention Center

  • Galveston Co Detention Center serves 15 students in grades 8-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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Galveston Co Detention Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Galveston Co Detention Center's student population of 15 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-11
Total Students15 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galveston Co Detention Center's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galveston Co Detention Center is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7407 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
20%
52%
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Black
60%
13%
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White
20%
28%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Galveston Co Detention Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.57n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Galveston Co Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDickinson Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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